Italian ‘buy now, pay later’ specialist Scalapay has completed a funding round worth €131 million ($150 million), that will enable the company to bolster its personnel growth and international expansion plans.
The French luxury giant is strengthening its LVMH Fashion Group division, whose CEO, Sidney Toledano, will be supported by Guillaume Motte, current president for Europe and the Middle East at Sephora, starting May 3.
Jean-Marc Bellaiche took charge of French retail group Le Printemps in September 2020. In this interview, he explains how he is dealing with store closures and the Covid-19 crisis, while working to transform the group.
Google, Amazon and other tech firms will have to tell companies how they rank their own or rival products on their platforms under new rules agreed by EU negotiators aimed at stopping unfair practices.
Online retail sales in France rose 13% to 22.3 billion euros ($26.10 billion) in the first quarter, said the French E-Commerce Federation, highlighting growth in a sector that has seen Amazon and others make in-roads.
The predictive marketing specialist, which recently closed on an $18 million funding round, has unveiled a new generation of its Campaign Intelligence solution, as well as its ambitions for Europe and North America.
Signalling an interest in the French market, U.S. firm KKR announced on Monday the appointment of Jacques Veyrat, the founder of Impala investment firm, as an official advisor for making investments in France.